Charles Michael Whitworth(1947-2012)

DALLAS, N.C. - Charles Michael Whitworth, 65, of Dallas, passed away Oct. 6, 2012, at Gaston Memorial Hospital.

He was a native of Gaston County, born Sept. 30, 1947, to the late Clifford and Thelma McHan Whitworth.

Mike was a U.S. Army veteran.

Survivors include his wife, Victoria Mercedes Whitworth; his children, Michael A. Whitworth and Joseph K. Whitworth, and Julia Escobar and husband, Hugo, of Colorado; grandchildren, Aaron C., Clarissa I., Tyler M. and Dylan; brother, Louie Whitworth; and a sister, Janie Kendrick.

Funeral services will be private in Colorado.

Condolences may be made to the family at www.withersandwhisenantfuneral.com.

The family is being cared for by Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 2916 Union Road, Gastonia, 704-864-5144.

Published in Gaston Gazette from Oct. 6 to Oct. 8, 2012